April 09, 2013

droog features TD at the Salone del Mobile 2013 in Milan

Material Matters Media news flash by TD

Droog Lab presents the
Material Matters Media news flash by TD that explains how material scarcity drives innovation, next to Winy Maas’s visions for new urban luxuries , Erik Kessels vision for a society with space for a million identities and a beautiful future for nomads of the cloud by Metahaven.

Matterial Maters News Flash

Published on Apr 9, 2013 by Droog Lab (Renny Ramakers, Agata Jaworska) with TD (Theo Deutinger, Dario Marino) Graphics and film by TD (Theo Deutinger, Dario Marino) Featuring work by: 2012Architecten, Andreas Möller, Anke Domaske, anothermountainman, Christien Meindertsma, Droog, FairPhone, Graffiti Network, Han Koning, Heleen Klopper, Humade, Jet Vervest, Joshua Klein, Justin McGuirk, Kerry Howley, Kieren Jones, Louise Maniette, Markus Kayser Studio, Martino d'Esposito (ECAL), Monosol, N55, Studio Swine (Alexander Groves, Azusa Murakami), Suzanne Lee, Tarmo Piirmets, TD, Tejo Remy, Tomorrow-Lab, Waag Society Material Matters was first presented as a future furniture fair in 2012 during the Salone del Mobile in Milan and as part of the Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven. The future furniture fair brought together existing, emerging and speculative initiatives and presented them as future companies imagined by Droog Lab and TD. This Material Matters Media imaginary news broadcast raises current issues related to material scarcity and featuring innovative responses by imaginary future companies. Material Matters Media was first presented during the Salone del Mobile in Milan in 2013. Material Matters aims to stimulate designers to develop business models urged by material scarcity, and to broaden discussions on the future of our material culture. News and companies featured in the film are imaginary.